Types of Bankruptcy Exemptions

Bankrutpcy exemptions help determine what you property you get to keep in Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Exemptions also play a role in Chapter 13 bankruptcy -- determining, in part, how much you must repay to unsecured creditors.

Below you can read about bankruptcy exemptions for various types of property, including cars, homes, bank accounts, retirement accounts, wages, tools of the trade, and more.